NO CO Co-ops Study Circle

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NO CO Co-ops Study Circle

NO CO Co-ops Study Circle will explore alternative economic solutions such as cooperatives, public banking, and community-supported entrepreneurship.

The Study Circle will hopefully provide a context for people to incubate their new ideas and projects based on the co-op model.  As a group we can explore innovative ways the community can offer support for new projects and meaningful work.

REconomy" is a term used within the Transition Town Movement to refer to re-visioning, revising, and re-localizing business and work.

It includes designing ways of making a living that are both environmentally and economically sustainable and empower rather than exploit workers.  The connnection to co-ops is that these goals can more often be accomplished through cooperatives than through standard business organizations.

We will meet every 5 weeks.  For more information contact as to when we will launch the circle, contact: Janice@creating.com

Location: For more information contact: Janice@creating.com
Members: 9
Latest Activity: Feb 26

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The economy is not broken. It’s simply unjust.

Started by KC Terry. Last reply by Janice Lynne Jan 31, 2016. 1 Reply

Thought of the REconomy group while reading this article, so I thought I'd share it with you all. Thoughts?Teaser:"What those who hope to rein in the banking industry must do instead is break its…Continue

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Fort Collins Sustainability Group (FCSG)
To develop and advocate a vision and strategy for becoming a sustainable community

FCCAN
The Fort Collins Community Action Network (FC CAN) is a solid grassroots organization comprised of independent affiliates.

Shire CSA
Reestablishing an intimate connection between food and the people of the community.

Discussion Forum

The economy is not broken. It’s simply unjust.

Started by KC Terry. Last reply by Janice Lynne Jan 31, 2016. 1 Reply

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